Professional membership and accreditation

On completion of your degree, many of our courses grant professional accreditations and allow you to gain entry into well regarded professional memberships in your chosen field.

Students walking through Curtin's Bentley campus in Western Australia

School of Design and the Built Environment


  • The five-year combination of the Bachelor of Applied Science (Architectural Science) and the Master of Architecture is recognised by the Architects Board of Western Australia as meeting the academic requirements for registration as an architect in Western Australia.
  • The course is also recognised by the Commonwealth Association of Architects.
  • On completing approved postgraduate practical experience, you will be eligible for associate membership of the Royal Australian Institute of Architects. Internationally, the course is recognised by the architectural boards in Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong.

Construction Management

This course is accredited by:

If certain requirements are met, this course if also accredited by:

Creative Advertising and Graphic Design

Professional memberships available:

Digital Design

Professional memberships available:

Interior Architecture

Students of our Interior Architecture degree are eligible to become student members of:

Graduates are eligible to become associate members and following practice experience, graduates are eligible to apply for full membership.

Photography and Illustration Design

Professional memberships available:

Project Management

Our Project Management courses are accredited by:

They are endorsed by:

Urban and Regional Planning

This course is accredited by:

School of Education

School of Media, Creative Arts and Social Inquiry

Graduate Diploma in Information and Library Studies

This course is accredited by:

Graduate Diploma in Records Management and Archives

This course is accredited by:

Master of Information Management

This course is accredited by:

Screen Arts